Operations Manager

JOB FUNCTION: Supply Chain & Operations
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Atlanta, GA
COMPENSATION: $75k - $100k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Jun 6, 2022

Our client is a growing direct-to-consumer automotive company currently seeking an Operations Manager to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$75k – $100k

Position Overview:

The Operations Manager role is for a growing automotive company. The Operations Manager will lead the creation and execution of building out the Atlanta operation starting from scratch, from planning to procuring racks and equipment, to managing contractors and hiring a crew. The ideal candidate will oversee the day-to-day operations of the warehouse, including receiving(freight), returns, picking, packing, and outbound shipping.

Responsibilities of the Operations Manager:

  • Oversee tire/wheel mounting and balance operations, safety, and quality
  • Collaborate with the executive team to develop scalable growth plans
  • Continuously refine processes and work to improve overall company performance
  • Manage accurate inventory levels, performing cycle counts & physical counts
  • Manage both local and remote facility operations teams
  • Build and manage relationships with freight & warehouse supplies companies
  • Build the Warehouse team by hiring and retaining quality talent
  • Coach, motivate, develop, and manage Warehouse Associates
  • Manage key projects and execute as planned
  • Manage building facilities as they relate to safety, maintenance, repairs, and cleanliness and always ensure safe working conditions in the facility
  • Manage warehouse equipment and ensure it is maintained

Qualifications of the Operations Manager:

  • 5 or more years of supervisory experience in a direct-to-consumer warehouse distribution environment (daily shipments, maintaining KPIs for performance)
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to develop a collaborative team
  • WMS proficiency experience is required
  • Proficiency in FedEx, UPS, USPS, and LTL carrier platforms
  • Proficiency in a tech-based environment, Shopify, Microsoft Office, Slack, etc.
  • Experience in inventory control management
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to function with minimal supervision and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and a process-improvement approach
  • Lead by example (roll the sleeves up mentality) and promote a cooperative winning team attitude
  • Willingness to change and lead others through change
  • Ability to travel occasionally to other company facilities

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Logistics, or a related field is preferred

Benefits:

  • 401(K)
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 110512